Recent News - Brian R. Ade


17 Rivkin Radler Attorneys Named Among Best Lawyers® in America
September 29, 2017 | Insurance Fraud | Insurance Coverage | Health Services | Employment & Labor | Construction | Commercial Litigation | Trusts & Estates
Uniondale, New York – October 2, 2017 – The prestigious Best Lawyers in America® has included Rivkin Radler LLP in its U.S. rankings for 2018.  Attorneys from the firm’s Albany, Hackensack and Uniondale offices were included. The lawyers listed, their offices and the categories of law in which they are listed, are as follows: Albany, …
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Ade and Pappas Win Motion for Summary Judgment
August 4, 2017 | General Liability
Brian Ade and Alexander Pappas won motion for summary judgment dismissing Plaintiff’s complaint with prejudice against their client, a water utility. Plaintiff alleged that the client negligently excavated a trench in a road which created a depression in the cross walk which caused the plaintiff to trip and fall when she walked through the cross walk. The judge agreed with our …
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Rivkin Radler Recognized in Chambers USA 2017
May 26, 2017 | Health Services | Insurance Coverage
The prestigious Chambers USA Directory has once again included Rivkin Radler LLP in its New York rankings.  The firm’s Insurance Coverage Practice Group is ranked in the Insurance: Dispute Resolution: Insurer category and its Health Services Practice Group ranked in the Healthcare category. “It is an honor to be recognized by Chambers USA,” said Managing …
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CICLA Retains Ade to File Amicus Brief
April 6, 2017 | Complex Torts & Product Liability | Insurance Coverage
Brian Ade was recently retained by the Complex Insurance Claims Litigation Association (“CICLA”) to file an amicus brief with the Supreme Court of New Jersey in Continental Insurance Company, et als. v. Honeywell International, Inc., Docket No. 078152. The case involves allocation issues in the context of asbestos claims, and whether the trigger of coverage should …
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Ade Joins the Prestigious CLM
April 6, 2017 | Commercial Litigation | Complex Torts & Product Liability | Insurance Coverage
Brian Ade has been invited to join the CLM, a nonpartisan alliance comprised of thousands of insurance companies, corporations, corporate counsel, litigation and risk managers, claims professionals and attorneys. Through education and collaboration, the organization’s goals are to create a common interest in the representation by firms of companies, and to promote and further the highest …
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Ade, Del Pizzo Named as 2017 New Jersey Super Lawyers
March 20, 2017 | Complex Torts & Product Liability | Intellectual Property
Super Lawyers has recognized two Rivkin Radler partners. Brian Ade and Nancy Del Pizzo were named as 2017 New Jersey Super Lawyers. Brian was named a Top Rated Products Liability Attorney; Nancy was named a Top Rated Intellectual Property Litigation Attorney. Brian has been on the Super Lawyers list every year since 2005. Nancy was named …
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Ade and Pappas Secure Win before the New Jersey Appellate Division
February 14, 2017 | Insurance Coverage
Brian Ade and Alexander Pappas secured a win before the New Jersey Appellate Division for United Water New Jersey, Inc.  The Court affirmed summary judgment, agreeing that plaintiff failed to establish a prima facie case of negligence.  The Appellate Court agreed that plaintiff had not established our client owned the curb stop where plaintiff tripped, …
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Ade & Pappas Secure Summary Judgement
February 3, 2017 | General Liability
Brian Ade and Alexander Pappas won a Motion for Summary Judgement before Judge Farrington in Bergen County, on behalf of SUEZ Water New Jersey Inc., dismissing Plaintiff’s complaint with prejudice. To read the full decision, Click Here. …
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8 Rivkin Radler Attorneys Listed in Best Lawyers® 2017 – List Recognizes Lawyers in Uniondale and Hackensack Offices
August 15, 2016 | Insurance Coverage | Insurance Fraud | Health Services | Employment & Labor | Trusts & Estates
Uniondale, New York – Aug. 15, 2016 – The prestigious Best Lawyers in America® has included Rivkin Radler LLP in its U.S. rankings. The lawyers listed, and the categories of law in which they are listed, are as follows: Brian R. Ade, partner – Insurance Law John L. Rivkin, partner – Insurance Law Christopher J. …
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Ade reappointed to Bergen County Bar Association Committees
June 15, 2016 | Insurance Coverage
Brian Ade has been reappointed to the following Bergen County Bar Association Committees for the 2016-2017 year: Construction Law Judicial Selection Products Liability …
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Ade and Doran Obtain Summary Judgment for MLMIC
May 27, 2016 | Insurance Coverage
Brian Ade and Patricia Doran obtained summary judgment from the Superior Court of New Jersey, Bergen County in a coverage dispute in connection with a medical malpractice policy. The Court granted Medical Liability Mutual Insurance Company (“MLMIC”) summary judgment dismissing the insured’s claims that MLMIC breached the insurance policy by settling the underlying medical malpractice claim …
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Rivkin Radler Recognized in Chambers USA 2016 – Insurance and Health Services practices selected for inclusion
May 27, 2016 | Health Services | Insurance Coverage
Uniondale, New York – June 1, 2016 – The prestigious Chambers USA Directory has included Rivkin Radler LLP.  The firm is listed in the Insurance: Dispute Resolution: Insurer category and its Health Services Practice Group is recognized among “Notable Firms” for Healthcare in New York. “The Chambers USA Directory is one of the premier resources …
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Victory in the New Jersey Appellate Division
October 31, 2015 | Appeals | Insurance Coverage
Brian Ade and Alexander Pappas won at the appellate division in a matter styled Papaiya v. North Hudson Regional Fire Rescue, et. al. Rivkin Radler represented a public water utility. The plaintiffs were the owner of a residential apartment house that burned down when a fire from a neighboring apartment house spread to their property. Plaintiffs alleged against …
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Rivkin Radler Attorneys Named as Bergen’s Top Lawyers
May 31, 2015 | Professional Liability | Employment & Labor | Insurance Coverage
201 Magazine has released its annual Bergen’s Top Lawyers peer-review survey and three Rivkin Radler attorneys have made the list. Brian Ade was named a Top Lawyer for Insurance Practice; John Robertelli was named a Top Lawyer for Labor & Employment Practice and Alexander Pappas was named a Top Lawyer for Professional Liability Practice. Each …
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Ade Named a 2014 New Jersey Super Lawyer
October 31, 2014 | Appeals | Insurance Coverage
Rivkin Radler LLP is pleased to announce that Brian Ade, a partner in the Firm’s New Jersey office, has been named to the 2014 New Jersey Super Lawyers list. Being named a Super Lawyer is a tremendous honor reserved for only the top 5% of all lawyers in a given state or region. Super Lawyers, a …
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Ade Appointment
March 10, 2014 | Appeals | Insurance Coverage
Brian Ade has been appointed to serve as a new senior member of the CGL Editorial Board.  The Editorial Board serves a very important role with TIPS and each member is recognized for their part in securing IRMI’s donation to the Scholarship Fund.  IRMI is the premier authority and educator for risk management, insurance, and …
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